Galleria Santa Eufemia
Specialising in paintings and drawings of Venice itself, this sophisticated little gallery is about five notches above the usual tourist...
Chiesa di Sant’Eufemia
Four women saints were crowded under the roof of the original AD 890 church here, but Sts Dorothy, Tecla and Erasma weren’t as big a...
Associazione Canottieri Giudecca
Row across the Giudecca Canal standing up, Venetian style, with instructors from the Associazione Canottieri Giudecca . Referrals for...
The experimental theatre, nicknamed Teatro Formaggino (Little Cheese), seats 150 around its three-sided stage. But you’re not expected...
The sun-washed Tiffany-blue canopy along the waterfront marks out this home away from home for the designer-sunglasses set. The service...
Fondamenta al Ponte Piccolo 448 · interesting places nearby
La Palanca information
Lunchtime competition for canalside tables is stiff, but the views of the Zattere make tagliolini ai calamaretti (narrow ribbon pasta with tiny calamari) and tuna steak with balsamic vinegar taste even better. At €7 to €9 for plates of pasta, you’ll be forking over half what diners pay along the waterfront in San Marco. Dinner is not served, but you can get cicheti at the bar right up to closing time.